These nationally standardized, raster-based inventories of land cover are derived from multiple dates of Landsat satellite imagery and provide 7 epochs of land cover data for years 2001, 2003, 2006, 2008, 2011, and 2016. Additional products include percent developed impervious, percent tree canopy, and land cover change. These national products provide the A-16 land cover theme of the National Spatial Data Infrastructure.
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Limitations and Notes
Although these data have been processed successfully on a computer system at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), no warranty expressed or implied is made by the USGS regarding the use of the data on any other system, nor does the act of distribution constitute any such warranty. Data may have been compiled from various outside sources. Spatial information may not meet national map accuracy standards. This information may be updated without notification. The USGS shall not be liable for any activity involving these data or their installation, fitness for a particular purpose, use, or analyses results.